Japanese Style

Japanese sytle poems focusing on tankas and haikus.
Haiku

Bumblebee

buzzing all around — she dances on the flowers gathering pollen

Haiku

The Yellow Bee

yellow mixed with black — travels at the speed of light the bee carries on

Sedoka

She Shines

she shines like the sun glowing during the sunrise, awoken to a new day the light never fails as she …

Senryu

Moonlight

the thin black line — it holds the light of the moon upon the smooth neck

Tanka

Western Land

Communism does move Through the umbilical cord — A phenomenon —  The soviet womb expands Giving birth in Western land.

Tanka

Liberty to Lie

The United States And her American dream, A public smoke screen: With her liberty to lie, It’s bondage until you …

Haiku

The Dancing Bee

A bed of roses The bee dances upon her Giving life to all

Haiku

Victorian Blue

victorian blue – embraces the suns brilliance upon a spring day

Haiku

Gems

the monotone rock glistens as the morning sky from the gems she holds

Haiku

Twisted Limb

the gray twisted limb – cracks under the scorching sun as the blackbird’s rest

Haiku

Becoming Fragile

becoming fragile – under the clear summers sky the flower withers

Tanka

Cannot Escape

the light surrounds me,darkness encompasses me – I cannot escape –your sweet kiss imprisons mein-between heaven and hell

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